Experian profile


Best Student Employer
48 Reviews

Who are Experian?

When you choose Experian as the place to begin and build your career, you’re choosing more than just an employer.

Did you know that Experian is one of the largest providers of data in the world? We’re passionate about unlocking the power of data in order to transform lives and create opportunities for consumers, businesses and society.

That’s why when you choose Experian as the place to begin and build your career, you’re choosing more than just an employer.

Our purpose is Financial Health for all, and over time you will discover the breadth of services and products we offer and how your role has a significant meaningful impact on our economy.

To help us achieve our vision, we look for students who are inquisitive and won't be afraid to get stuck in. In return we’ll provide you with the tools and support you need to grow your career.

Our Placements:

You’re more than just your degree. That’s why it’s important to gain real hands on experience that can maximise your future employability. Immerse yourself in our Year in Industry Placement opportunities and set yourself up for success. Nothing compares to on-the-job experience; that's why you’ll get plenty of it to support your professional development.

We have a range of placement opportunities across our Business Units including Software Engineering/IT, Data Analytics and Commercial roles.

Software Engineering and IT

Our Software Engineering roles use various technologies to build, design & code for the future. Our IT roles support our business and customers on exciting projects, and work to understand and resolve any issues that may arise. Regardless of your role, expect to be exposed to various platforms and programmes- the different variations are what make Experian the place launch your career!


Change the way the world interprets data within one of our analytics teams. We have the biggest dataset in the UK and some of the best data scientists that you can learn from.

You’ll have the unique opportunity to drive valuable insights supporting both consumers, businesses and wider society.


Grow your career and make an impact in one of our commercial teams. Roles are varied and include Marketing, Events and Business Operations. Whichever team you’re in, you’ll be directly supporting our business to grow.

Get ready for new challenges, new opportunities and learning new ways for us to do what we do best.

What’s great about working here?

We're proud of our award winning 'People First' Culture. This includes Great Place to Work and Top Employer accreditation. You'll see your own inclusive values are represented in our policies, our employee network groups, our culture and our partnerships.

It goes a long way to explain why people choose to stay here for as long as they do.

We share a company-wide respect for work-life balance which is why our Early Careers roles operate on a hybrid working model meaning that our colleagues can split their time between working in the office and working at home.

We’re proud of our diverse workforce and are building a culture where we not only respect our differences and values, but celebrate them in a positive and supportive environment.

No two people are the same, and it’s our different skills, approaches and aspirations that make us stronger – both as a company and as a community.

If you chose to join to Experian, you’ll find a home. A place where you don’t have to hide and can freely be yourself.


Our people are at the heart of everything we do at Experian, and we understand that every employee is unique and individual. That's why we have flexible reward packages, meaning that you can opt into which benefits best suit you.

As an employee you can expect benefits such as:

  • Competitive starting salary
  • 25 days' Annual Leave (with option to buy 8 additional days)
  • Flexible leave options including bank holiday swaps to ensure you’re taking a break when you want to.
  • Flexible & Agile Working
  • Retail & Gym Online Discounts
  • Private Medical Insurance, now covering both gender transition and fertility support.
  • Annual company bonus and contributory pension scheme
  • Ability to purchase Experian shares at a 20% discount with no financial risk involved
  • Access to Experian Resource Groups such as Women in Experian, Pride Network, Black Professionals, DisAbility Network and many more
  • 3 days per year to take part in volunteering opportunities


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Opportunities offered:

  • Placement (10 Months+)

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